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Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Coordinator

Date Posted: Sep 29, 2020

Job Description

Mary’s Meals is a global movement supported by people from all walks of life and we are focused on one goal that every child receives a nutritious daily meal in a place of education. We continue to change the lives of over 1.5 million children who today will receive a Mary’s Meals. Mary’s Meals Malawi is our largest school feeding programme and reaches over 30% of the primary school aged children, in Malawi, and we work closely with schools and community volunteers who help prepare and serve the nutritious meals every school day.

Position: Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning Coordinator (MELC)

Location: BLANTYRE

Job purpose

Monitoring, Evaluation and Learning Coordinator (MELC) plays an important role in monitoring, evaluating and reporting on the impact of Mary’s Meals programme 11 Malawi. The MELC also develops and manages all programme pilot projects (including the ongoing nutrition, electronic data collection and hand-washing pilots). The MELC is also be responsible for our impact assessment work and any other studies (eg. inclusion) as requested by the PM-MEL. This position reports to the Head of Monitoring, Evaluation & Learning (MEL).

Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • A university degree (BA, BSc) in the economics, statistics, mathematics, epidemiology, community health or any other social or health sciences.
  • Robust data collation, analysis, and interpretation skills
  • Advanced Excel skills.
  • Fluent written and spoken English and Chichewa.
  • Ability to lead on implementation of MEL strategy
  • Ability to communicate well across all levels and work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Strong numeracy and IT skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Experience of implementing and reporting against an agreed MEL strategy
  • Experience of coordinating data collection, collation and analysis and data audits
  • Experience working on long-term nutritional/ educational impact assessments
  • Proven experience in digital data collection methods
  • Ability to meet challenging deadlines
  • Report writing experience
  • Familiarity with MEL methods and practices in international development
  • At least three (3) years’ experience in a senior MEL role within the NGO sector in Malawi.

How to apply

Applications stating expected net salary and CV (including contacts for three professional referees) should be e-mailed to:

Email: malawi.vacancies@marysmeals.org

indicating the position title and applicant’s name in the subject line. All attached files should be saved under the applicant’s name. Deadline for receipt of applications is Wednesday, 30th September 2020. Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

For full job description please visit http://www.marysmeals.org

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